The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 64 76 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 218 209 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.26% 3.59% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 3.71% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 173 166 231
Median salary £65,000 £59,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4980 5637 6405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.21% 96.84% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4196 4779 5348
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +49 95 £75,000 +19.04% 17
Gloucestershire -10 37 £65,000 +8.33% 8
Somerset +12 31 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Wiltshire -13 20 £65,000 +13.53% 2
Dorset +5 16 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Devon - 3 £45,000 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 140 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (25.67%) TOGAF
3 106 (23.66%) Java
4 99 (22.10%) Finance
5 92 (20.54%) .NET
6 84 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 77 (17.19%) SaaS
8 74 (16.52%) Microsoft
9 72 (16.07%) Retail
10 71 (15.85%) Big Data
11 64 (14.29%) ITIL
12 63 (14.06%) Degree
13 62 (13.84%) SOA
14 58 (12.95%) PRINCE2
14 58 (12.95%) C#
15 56 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
16 55 (12.28%) Service Management
17 54 (12.05%) Oracle
18 53 (11.83%) DV Cleared
19 52 (11.61%) SC Cleared
19 52 (11.61%) Presales
20 50 (11.16%) Banking
21 48 (10.71%) SQL
21 48 (10.71%) Cisco
22 46 (10.27%) VMware
23 44 (9.82%) Management Information System
23 44 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
24 43 (9.60%) SQL Server
25 42 (9.38%) Windows
25 42 (9.38%) UML

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (6.70%) Apache
2 19 (4.24%) JBoss
3 18 (4.02%) IIS
4 16 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (2.23%) OpenStack
8 9 (2.01%) Apache Spark
8 9 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.34%) Mule
10 4 (0.89%) CMS
10 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.89%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.45%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.45%) Confluence
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (3.57%) MS Office
4 3 (0.67%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.45%) CATIA
5 2 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) InDesign
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.22%) InVision
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 10 (2.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 77 (17.19%) SaaS
2 44 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (7.59%) PaaS
4 32 (7.14%) IaaS
4 32 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.45%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.24%) VPN
2 18 (4.02%) Firewall
3 16 (3.57%) SAN
4 15 (3.35%) DNS
4 15 (3.35%) Internet
5 14 (3.13%) DHCP
5 14 (3.13%) Network Security
6 9 (2.01%) WAN
7 7 (1.56%) Junos
8 5 (1.12%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.12%) LAN
8 5 (1.12%) MPLS
8 5 (1.12%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.12%) VoIP
9 4 (0.89%) 4G
9 4 (0.89%) PSTN
9 4 (0.89%) SSL
9 4 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.85%) Big Data
2 43 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 18 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.90%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.23%) MySQL
9 9 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.34%) DB2
12 4 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
12 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.67%) SAP HANA
14 2 (0.45%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.45%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.56%) JUnit
2 5 (1.12%) Mockito
3 4 (0.89%) JIRA
4 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.67%) Maven
4 3 (0.67%) Selenium
5 2 (0.45%) AccuRev
5 2 (0.45%) Ant
5 2 (0.45%) Gradle
5 2 (0.45%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
General
1 99 (22.10%) Finance
2 72 (16.07%) Retail
3 50 (11.16%) Banking
4 40 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 35 (7.81%) Telecoms
6 22 (4.91%) Aerospace
7 14 (3.13%) Legal
8 13 (2.90%) Publishing
9 11 (2.46%) Electronics
9 11 (2.46%) Marketing
10 5 (1.12%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Advertising
11 3 (0.67%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) French Language
12 2 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (20.54%) .NET
2 27 (6.03%) HTML
3 20 (4.46%) Middleware
4 18 (4.02%) CSS
5 15 (3.35%) AngularJS
6 14 (3.13%) Spring
7 13 (2.90%) HTML5
7 13 (2.90%) XML
8 10 (2.23%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (2.23%) React
8 10 (2.23%) SOAP
8 10 (2.23%) Web Services
9 9 (2.01%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.79%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.56%) J2EE
11 7 (1.56%) Node.js
12 6 (1.34%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.34%) XSD
13 5 (1.12%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.82%) Management Information System
2 42 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 41 (9.15%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.02%) NHS
6 17 (3.79%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.90%) CESG
7 13 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (2.23%) Cryptography
8 10 (2.23%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.23%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.56%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.34%) CMDB
11 6 (1.34%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.38%) Windows
2 32 (7.14%) Linux
3 25 (5.58%) Windows Server
4 18 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.89%) Android
7 4 (0.89%) CentOS
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.45%) Solaris
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.22%) Unix
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (25.67%) TOGAF
3 64 (14.29%) ITIL
4 62 (13.84%) SOA
5 58 (12.95%) PRINCE2
6 56 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 55 (12.28%) Service Management
8 52 (11.61%) Presales
9 42 (9.38%) MODAF
9 42 (9.38%) Scrum
9 42 (9.38%) UML
10 39 (8.71%) Cybersecurity
11 38 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (8.26%) ERP
13 35 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (7.59%) ITIL V3
15 33 (7.37%) Security Architecture
16 30 (6.70%) Enterprise Architecture
16 30 (6.70%) Information Security
17 29 (6.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (23.66%) Java
2 58 (12.95%) C#
3 48 (10.71%) SQL
4 39 (8.71%) Python
5 20 (4.46%) C
6 19 (4.24%) JavaScript
7 14 (3.13%) C++
8 9 (2.01%) Scala
9 7 (1.56%) PHP
9 7 (1.56%) RPG
10 4 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.89%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.45%) ES6
11 2 (0.45%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.45%) VB
11 2 (0.45%) X++
12 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 84 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 63 (14.06%) Degree
3 53 (11.83%) DV Cleared
4 52 (11.61%) SC Cleared
5 34 (7.59%) CISSP
6 31 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (6.70%) CCNA
8 24 (5.36%) CISA
9 23 (5.13%) GIAC
10 20 (4.46%) CEH
11 18 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 17 (3.79%) CISM
13 16 (3.57%) MCSE
13 16 (3.57%) SANS
14 14 (3.13%) EMC Certification
15 11 (2.46%) CCIE
16 7 (1.56%) GSEC
16 7 (1.56%) ISEB
16 7 (1.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.36%) QA
2 21 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.12%) ISO 14001
5 5 (1.12%) RMADS
6 2 (0.45%) COBIT
6 2 (0.45%) SEPA
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.01%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.67%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.22%) HDFS
7 1 (0.22%) KVM
7 1 (0.22%) vCloud
7 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (2.90%) AirWatch
2 6 (1.34%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.34%) WSUS
3 3 (0.67%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.45%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.22%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 74 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.05%) Oracle
3 48 (10.71%) Cisco
4 46 (10.27%) VMware
5 32 (7.14%) SAP
6 26 (5.80%) IBM
7 23 (5.13%) EMC
8 20 (4.46%) Citrix
9 19 (4.24%) Juniper
10 14 (3.13%) HP
11 13 (2.90%) Software AG
12 8 (1.79%) Cloudera
12 8 (1.79%) NetApp
13 7 (1.56%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.56%) Infor
14 6 (1.34%) BMC
15 5 (1.12%) ATG
15 5 (1.12%) Google
15 5 (1.12%) MuleSoft
15 5 (1.12%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Talent International
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Exce
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Open Spaces
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £57500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Highways England
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car, 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Full Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Full Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Avantis Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
BRISTOL
Creation Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 19 days ago